Sikander

  • Hope 'Tere Bin Laden 2' works for Sikander, says Kirron Kher 25-02-2014 02:12 PM

    Mumbai: Veteran actress Kirron Kher hopes that 'Tere Bin Laden 2' does work wonders for her son Sikander, who has so far failed to make a mark in Bollywood. Sikander is Kirron's son with her first husband Gautam Berry. She is now married to actor Anupam Kher. When asked if...
  • Want Sikander to be popular as his contemporaries: Anupam 22-09-2013 02:42 PM

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Anupam Kher's son Sikander may not have had a successful run at the box office so far, but the father hopes the young actor becomes as popular as his contemporaries. So far, Sikander's journey in B-town has not been smooth. His films -- 'Summer 2007', 'Woodstock Villa'...
  • Anupam Kher wishes wife Kirron happy 28th anniversary 26-08-2013 05:50 PM

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Anupam Kher took to a social networking platform on Monday to wish his wife Kirron a happy 28th anniversary. He even posted an old photograph. "Happy 28th Anniversary to Kirron-ji and I. Picture was taken 20 years back on the sets of 'Satyajit Ray Presents'," he posted...
  • Coca-Cola's minimalistic poster tribute to Pran 17-07-2013 05:38 PM

    New Delhi: Soft drink company Coca Cola has given the former Bollywood villain Pran Krishan Sikand, popularly known as Pran, a tribute through an innovative poster. The minimalist poster features the outlines of two of Pran's most famous on-screen character. ...
  • Pran: An amiable neigbour who didn't take his bruises seriously 17-07-2013 05:10 PM

    New Delhi: My twin calling, advertising and cinema - one a profession; the other, a passion - was born in the Bombay of my childhood, at a place, arcadian and picturesquely peaceful, called Union Park in Pali Hill, a sleepy little neighbourhood in the fifties and sixties. A little distance...
  • 7 songs that made Pran immortal as a character artist 14-07-2013 11:13 AM

    Mumbai: Not too many people know this, but Pran has a hugely impressive body of songs associated with his characters on screen. Here's looking at Pran's chartbusters. 1. Kasme vaade pyar wafa: 'Upkar' (sung by Manna Dey) 2. Jeena toh hai usski jissne yeh raaz jaana hai kaam aadmi ka...
  • Bollywood remembers legendary actor Pran 13-07-2013 11:37 PM

    Legendary Bollywood actor Pran passed away at the Lilavati Hospital in Mumbai. ...
  • Amitabh, Gulzar, Karan Johar pay their last respects to Pran 13-07-2013 11:49 AM

    Mumbai: Legendary Bollywood actor Pran passed away at the Lilavati Hospital in Mumbai. The 93-year-old veteran actor had recently received the Dadasaheb Phalke award. In a career spanning over six decades, Pran acted in over 400 films and played a vast range of roles, from a hero to a villain...
  • Pran Krishan Sikand's filmography mirrors his versatility 13-07-2013 10:24 AM

    Mumbai: As a Bollywood villain whom movie-goers loved to hate, Pran, who died here Friday evening, has left behind a volley of film projects where he played rough-and-tough roles with immense eloquence. His filmography boasts of over 400 projects, which prove his versatility in essaying a hero, character artist and...
  • Amitabh Bachchan: Pran was a delightful companion 13-07-2013 10:12 AM

    Mumbai: "A gentleman of the finest order, an admirable colleague and a considerate human" is how Amitabh Bachchan described Pran, his co-star of many films, who passed away today after a prolonged illness at the age of 93. "A gentleman of the finest order...an admirable colleague ...a thorough professional .....
  • SRK, Priyanka Chopra take to Twitter to mourn Pran's death 13-07-2013 09:44 AM

    Mumbai: Bollwood superstar Shah Rukh Khan mourned the death of Pran, one of Indian cinema's most hated yet most respected and versatile actors, and said that he will always live in the hearts of his fans. Pran Kishan Sikand, popular as Pran, breathed his last at the Lilavati Hospital here...
  • Remembering Pran (1920 to 2013): The 'bad man' of Indian cinema 12-07-2013 10:19 PM

    Mumbai: Legendary Bollywood actor Pran passed away at the Lilavati Hospital in Mumbai. The 93-year-old veteran actor had recently received the Dadasaheb Phalke award. In a career spanning over six decades, Pran acted in over 400 films and played a vast range of roles, from a hero to a villain...
  • Dadasaheb Phalke awardee and legendary actor Pran passes away 12-07-2013 09:56 PM

    Mumbai: Dadasaheb Phalke awardee and legendary actor Pran passed away in Mumbai on Friday evening. Pran, who was 93 years old, received the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Award for his contribution to cinema in May this year. Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari, who had presented the Dadasaheb Phalke award to...
  • Pak-born Raza in Zimbabwe squad for India series 07-07-2013 05:49 PM

    Harare: Pakistan-born cricketer Sikander Raza, who recently made his debut against Bangladesh in a home series, has been named in the 16-member Zimbabwe squad, led by Brendon Taylor, that will take on India in a five-match ODI series starting July 24, here. Born in Sialkot in the northeast of Pakistan,...
  • Banner and script both are equally important: Arunoday Singh 03-07-2013 04:35 PM

    Mumbai: Arunoday Singh joined filmdom with a mindset that scripts are the most important thing, but now he feels banners are eually essential. "When I came, I thought that script is the most important. But after facing a lot of struggle, I have realised that banner and script both are...
  • Former Test cricketers want Pakistan shakeup 16-06-2013 02:52 PM

    Islamabad: Former Test cricketers called for drastic changes to the Pakistan team Sunday after its shambolic performance in the Champions Trophy. Pakistan lost all three group matches to be eliminated from the tournament as their batsmen crumbled against West Indies, South Africa and arch rivals India with the scores of...
  • Punjab: Bajwa demands sacking of Education Minister 01-06-2013 04:06 AM

    Chandigarh: Punjab Congress President Partap Singh Bajwa on Friday demanded the sacking of Education Minister Sikander Singh Maluka in the wake of alleged purchase of books and other study material at exorbitant prices. Bajwa said in a statement in Chandigarh on Friday that the book scam in Education Department had...
  • Girls outshine boys in Punjab Higher Secondary exams 19-05-2013 12:37 AM

    Mohali: Girls outshone boys in the class XII examinations conducted by the Punjab School Education Board (PSEB), the results of which were declared on Saturday. "More than three lakh students took the examinations in March and the total pass percentage was 78.97 per cent. The last year's percentage was 72.31...
  • Snapshot: 93-year-old Pran smiles, waves as he wears his Dadasaheb Phalke medal 11-05-2013 10:35 AM

    Bollywood veteran actor Pran Krishan Sikand was honoured with the Dadasaheb Phalke Award by I&B Minister Manish Tewari at his residence in Mumbai. He is seen with his son Sunil and daugter Pinky Bhalla. PTI Photo. ...
  • Pakistan-born Sikander Raza Butt debuts for Zimbabwe 03-05-2013 04:21 PM

    Bulawayo: Zimbabwe won the toss and elected to bowl in the first of three one-day internationals against Bangladesh, as both sides handed out debuts in Bulawayo.While Bangladesh's new ODI cap was no surprise, with seamer Robiul Islam picked on the back of his 15 wickets in the two-Test series, Zimbabwe's...
  • Aamir's defining quality is his commitment for cinema: Kiran 30-04-2013 12:47 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Kiran Rao feels her actor-husband Aamir Khan's passion and commitment for cinema has kept him alive in Bollywood for 25 years. "More than perfection, the defining quality is his passion towards cinema and art. He does all out of love. And that is why his commitment and performance...
  • Punjab government orders closure of 473 private schools 18-04-2013 04:51 AM

    Chandigarh: The Punjab government has ordered closure of 473 private schools after they failed to implement norms of the right to education (RTE) act, a minister said on Wednesday. Education Minister Sikander Singh Maluka said the non-affiliated private schools have been asked to wind up their operations immediately. "The Punjab...
  • 1.5 lakh Punjab students to get tablet computers 10-04-2013 03:56 AM

    Chandigarh: Nearly 1.5 lakh students studying in Class 12 of government schools in Punjab will get tablet computers, a minister announced on Tuesday. Education Minister Sikander Singh Maluka said the state government will provide free computer tablets to all the 1.5 lakh students studying in Class 12 in government schools...
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  • There is no market for me as yet: Sikander Kher 04-01-2012 04:07 PM

    Mumbai: Sikandar Kher, son of veteran actors Anupam and Kirron Kher, who is three-films-old and is yet to crack the success formula in Bollywood, says, he is struggling to make a name for himself in the industry and that there is no market for him as yet. So far, Sikandar's...
  • Pooja Bedi to stay away from 'Bigg Boss' finale 03-01-2012 05:40 PM

    New Delhi: Actress Pooja Bedi says she has been asked to refrain from attending the grand finale of Colors' reality show 'Bigg Boss 5', in which she was a participant. "Have been informed by channel that I'm not to attend finale, despite it being mandatory in my contract! Wonder why!...
  • 'Players' Preview: Watch it for high speed action 02-01-2012 01:12 PM

    New Delhi: Filmmakers Abbas-Mustan, known for making fast-paced action thrillers, are set to entertain their fans with another lean and mean heist flick, 'Players', that releases Friday. Co-produced by Viacom 18 and Abbas-Mustan, the film is the official remake of Hollywood movie 'Italian Job' and stars Abhishek Bachchan, Sonam Kapoor,...